Musicians who played in the New York Philharmonic under the baton of Gustav Mahler, and others who knew him at the time, reminisce about the great composer as conductor and man. ( 1 reviews ) Topics: Mahler, Gustav Mahler, New York Philharmonic, Malloch, William Malloch, New York Philharmonic,...
A "tribute to the American stylist," American Look shows families at leisure, children dressed in cowboy and cowgirl outfits watching television, a father shooting home movies of his picnicking family, Fifties-modern home interiors graced by formally dressed models, furniture (including designs by Herman Miller), kitchens and kitchen equipment, packaging (including designs by Donald Deskey), appliances, textiles, offices and office furniture, office machines, industrial machines, lawn... favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews )
Traces the course of alcohol through the body; shows the effects of alcohol on the brain; dramatizes the case of a problem drinker, including treatment. favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 6 reviews ) Topic: Substance abuse: Alcohol
1939, sound, 55 min, Technicolor, 35mm. Transferred from a 35mm nitrate print. See: Andrew Wood, "The Middleton Family at the New York World's Fair," http://www.sjsu.edu/faculty/wooda/middleton/index1.html. This drama illustrates the contribution of free enterprise, technology, and Westinghouse products to the American way of life. The Middleton Family at the New York World's Fair pits an anti-capitalist bohemian artist boyfriend against an all-American electrical engineer who... favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 18 reviews ) Topics: World's Fairs, technology, capitalism, communism, time capsules